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Robert Half Medical Biller in Albany, Oregon

Description

Do you have a solid understanding of billing software and electronic medical records and outstanding problem-solving and organizational abilities? Robert Half is seeking dedicated Medical Billers to join our client’s administrative offices in the Albany area. In this position, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks requiring data analysis, in-depth evaluation, and sound judgment. As a Medical Biller, your daily duties will include maintaining billing software, appealing denied claims, and recording late payments. To succeed in this role, you must possess in-depth knowledge of billing software and medical insurance policies. The ideal candidate must also be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, as communicating with clients and various insurance agents will form a large part of the job.

Job Duties:

  • Insurance Claims Processing: Prepare and submit medical insurance claims accurately and timely.

  • Billing and Coding: Assign appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes to patient records for billing purposes.

  • Patient Billing: Generate and send patient invoices, as well as answer billing-related inquiries.

  • Payment Posting: Record and reconcile payments received from insurance companies and patients.

  • Verification of Insurance: Verify patient insurance coverage and eligibility.

  • Documentation Review: Review medical records to ensure accuracy and completeness for billing.

  • Follow-up: Follow up on unpaid or denied claims and resubmit as necessary.

  • Compliance: Stay up-to-date with healthcare billing regulations and ensure compliance.

  • Data Entry: Accurately enter patient information, charges, and payments into the billing system.

  • Communication: Communicate with healthcare providers, patients, and insurance companies regarding billing issues.

    Requirements

  • Medical Billing Certification: Often required, such as Certified Professional Biller (CPB) credential.

  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology: Understanding of medical terminology and coding (ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS).

  • Attention to Detail: High level of accuracy in data entry and documentation.

  • Insurance Knowledge: Familiarity with insurance processes, including claims submission and follow-up.

  • Software Proficiency: Proficient in billing software and Microsoft Office applications.

  • Communication Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ethical Conduct: Adherence to patient confidentiality and ethical billing practices.

  • Analytical Skills: Ability to analyze and resolve billing discrepancies.

  • Time Management: Efficiently manage workload and meet deadlines.

  • Customer Service: Good customer service skills when dealing with patients and insurance companies.

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